Navy Robots In Testing??

Navy Robots? Testing? Brian Heater of Engadget tells us about the United States Navy’s autonomous robot testing facility: All the fun of the desert and the rainforest from the (relative) comfort of home? Sign us up. That’s the promise offered by the admittedly awesome named Laboratory for Autonomous Systems Research(that’s LASR, for you abbreviators out there), first…

Holy Crap, Apple! Can You Spot Me A Few Bucks??

Have you ever been sitting on a “pile of cash”? How long did it take you to decide what to do with it? Psh. It doesn’t matter. You never had 97 Billion dollars in reserves, like technology conglomerate and design masters Apple. Yep, you heard it right. building for cheap, and selling for what a…

Apple Holds Yearly Press Conference, Giggles Ensue

March 7th, 2012, San Francisco, California Held this year’s Apple press conference, and the rumors that were swirling for weeks prior again turned out to carry a lot of truth. The new iPad was introduced by CEO Tim Cook to the world today, with some expected changes/updates. The tride-and-true glass and aluminum housing with the…

Mobile World Congress 2012 Wrap

The Mobile World Congress, held in Barcelona, Spain for this year featured mobile technology at its best, with ideas, prototypes, and soon-to-be’s of the largest growing technology genre. Including industry heavyweights like HTC, Nokia, and Samsung. First held in 1987, it is the world’s biggest mobile tech show operated by GSM Associates. Mobile World Congress was…

Chick Clique? Or Is Pinterest.com ‘New’ Facebook?

What is Pinterest.com? It’s a place where women can go and fantasize about being thin, build weddings they don’t have a man for, and pick out shoes that they can’t afford. Yet…there is something quite appealing about being able to lose yourself in the fantasy of what Pinterest has to offer. If you need that…

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Google Pays You To Hack Chrome?

This week, Google has said they’ll pony up a total of $1,000,000 dollars to the people that can crack the fabled “sandbox” security of their web browser/OS, Google Chrome. Offering prize money in the range of $20,000 to $60,000 during the Pwn2Own contest. Pwn2Own focuses on people who can remotely “hack”, and take control of computers…

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3M May Have “The Touch”.

Move over Microsoft Surface, the multi-touch capacitive table computer, 3M steps into the ring with their own from their Touch Systems division. A 46-inch, projected “Capacitive Technology Screen”, this beautiful device has the potential to recognize 60 touch points. The PROTOTYPE (yes, put it back in your pants, Chip) currently is at recognizing only 20…

Facebook Even After You Die

Too many of the status updates Q101 reads everyday seems to be from dead people-brain dead people that is.  Now it’s going to get a whole lot worse.  It’s bad enough we get email from dead relatives who’ve been basking in the perpetual light for years now but somehow STILL finds the time to break…

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